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                                          |                                     |                                April 30, 2015
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  3/2015 Data     |
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                                           Category 620:  OTHER SYNTHETIC FILAMENT FABRIC
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  3/2015
   Country      2013       2014       3/2014     3/2015  % Change    3/2014     1/2015     2/2015     3/2015   % Change % Share


     WORLD     553.121    629.290    141.101    159.776     13.24   568.082    634.359    642.689    647.965      14.06  100.00

     INDIA     104.345    139.736     31.042     36.501     17.59   109.051    143.006    144.669    145.195      33.14   22.41

     CHINA P   106.213    126.113     29.166     32.083     10.00   113.868    124.424    125.378    129.030      13.32   19.91

     CANADA     51.275     53.612     11.287     10.976     -2.76    49.770     54.164     53.760     53.301       7.09    8.23

     CHINA T    40.291     41.321      8.455     10.602     25.40    40.233     41.569     41.993     43.469       8.04    6.71

     ARAB EM    35.625     35.439      8.392      8.340     -0.62    34.954     36.045     35.878     35.387       1.24    5.46

     TURKEY     30.290     32.249      7.359      9.929     34.94    29.791     32.004     33.108     34.820      16.88    5.37

     S ARAB     35.326     36.770      8.066      5.917    -26.65    35.693     35.686     36.539     34.620      -3.01    5.34

     THAILND    16.598     21.110      4.895      6.424     31.23    19.367     21.675     22.815     22.639      16.89    3.49

     KOR REP    21.227     20.830      4.146      5.797     39.81    20.422     21.482     22.171     22.481      10.08    3.47

     VIETNAM    13.438     16.102      3.274      5.109     56.02    14.156     17.323     17.803     17.936      26.70    2.77

     JAPAN      14.001     15.865      4.001      3.408    -14.82    13.784     15.460     15.170     15.272      10.80    2.36

     MEXICO     12.576     12.977      2.433      2.609      7.21    12.517     12.890     12.904     13.152       5.07    2.03

     U KING     10.075     12.016      2.513      3.536     40.71    10.535     12.157     12.860     13.039      23.77    2.01

     GERMANY    11.529      9.798      2.869      2.519    -12.21    11.887     10.066      9.858      9.447     -20.52    1.46

     NETHLDS     7.273      8.863      2.195      2.631     19.86     8.484      9.121      9.043      9.299       9.61    1.44

     BELGIUM     8.941      8.324      2.556      2.606      1.95     9.502      8.529      8.498      8.374     -11.87    1.29

     ITALY       7.935      7.840      1.719      2.050     19.23     7.885      7.961      8.010      8.170       3.62    1.26

     GREECE      7.054      7.747      1.705      1.550     -9.06     6.631      7.829      7.792      7.593      14.51    1.17

     COLOMB      1.326      4.613      0.532      1.167    119.57     1.668      5.018      5.255      5.248     214.57    0.81

     ISRAEL      0.397      1.864      0.489      1.087    122.45     0.645      1.870      2.692      2.463     281.82    0.38

     MALAYSA     2.713      2.755      0.837      0.482    -42.40     2.887      2.567      2.681      2.400     -16.87    0.37

     GUATMAL     0.854      1.820      0.509      0.904     77.53     1.153      2.044      2.126      2.215      92.13    0.34

     INDNSIA     0.691      0.833      0.257      0.300     16.51     0.732      0.862      0.948      0.876      19.67    0.14

     SRI LKA     0.557      0.658      0.169      0.197     16.64     0.605      0.693      0.663      0.686      13.39    0.11

     SALVADR     0.395      0.515      0.119      0.128      7.75     0.376      0.514      0.539      0.524      39.17    0.08


     _WTO      553.106    629.284    141.101    159.767     13.23   568.066    634.354    642.674    647.950      14.06  100.00

     _OECD     161.978    168.806     38.025     43.852     15.33   161.518    170.771    172.680    174.634       8.12   26.95

     _W HEMI    67.153     74.323     15.059     15.858      5.31    66.303     75.333     75.286     75.123      13.30   11.59

     _NAFTA     63.851     66.589     13.720     13.585     -0.99    62.288     67.054     66.663     66.453       6.69   10.26

     _EU27      58.055     59.732     14.922     16.981     13.80    60.497     60.767     61.177     61.791       2.14    9.54

     _EU28      58.055     59.732     14.922     16.981     13.80    60.497     60.767     61.177     61.791       2.14    9.54

     _ASEAN     33.449     40.810      9.264     12.326     33.04    37.144     42.436     44.263     43.871      18.11    6.77

     _CAFTA      1.317      2.538      0.631      1.045     65.69     1.599      2.763      2.868      2.953      84.64    0.46